Carnegie Mellon University

Academic Affairs

The Academic Affairs Office (AAO) lead student services and enrollment advising at the INI.

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Cindy Arnett

Academic and Student Services Coordinator, SV

Building 23, Silicon Valley Campus


Cindy provides advanced administrative support for the INI's students, faculty and staff at the CMU Silicon Valley (CMU-SV) campus. She assists with the enrollment process and supports the planning and scheduling of events and activities.


Jessica Becker

Senior Associate Director of Academic Affairs & Student Services

INI Building


Jessica manages the Academic Affairs and Student Services team. She leads all INI student enrollment and advising processes, academic policies and procedures and student services activities. She is the staff advisor for Women@INI. 

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Asia Donegan

Assistant Director of Academic & Student Services

INI Building


Asia assists with the enrollment process and activities for the INI's academic programs, including processing student registration and enrollment, advising and counseling students concerning academic issues and assisting with course planning and scheduling. Asia is the staff advisor for GraduateOrganization@INI (GOINI).